PETALING JAYA (Sept 3): Malaysia is preparing to reopen its long-battered tourism industry with a pilot programme starting from Pulau Langkawi on Sept 16, mirroring Thailand’s Phuket “sandbox” model, reported Bloomberg.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 15): Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin announced today that the government is currently studying the views and feedback from stakeholders on plans to make Langkawi Island a pilot project for a tourism bubble destination.
Malaysia, Indonesia to explore tourism synergies, as latter seeks collaborations within ASEAN to revive tourism
KUALA LUMPUR (July 27): Malaysia and Indonesia will explore tourism synergies together as the latter moots the restoration of international collaborations within the ASEAN region to revive the sector.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 30): Malaysia’s domestic tourism spending plunged 60.
KIEN GIANG (June 28): The resort island in southern Vietnam is now in progress to fully vaccinate its residents, to prepare for the holiday island reopening as early as September, reported Inside Asian Gaming news portal.
PETALING JAYA (May 24): Malaysia hotel industry has suffered losses of over RM6.
Singapore (April 26): Despite the market slowdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Singapore hospitality market has remained robust with the opening of several new hotels, reported CNA.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 17): The government has introduced new initiatives and extended existing ones for tourism, retail and other sectors that are affected by Covid-19 under the PEMERKASA stimulus package announced by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today.